Alternate Job Titles: Entry Level Laboratory Assistant, Lab Assistant I, Laboratory Assistant I
How much does a Laboratory Assistant I make? The median annual Laboratory Assistant I salary is $37,280, as of May 30, 2017, with a range usually between $32,831-$43,006, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Laboratory Assistant I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Laboratory Assistant I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Laboratory Assistant I in the United States is $37,280, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Laboratory Assistant I in the United States are expected to make less than $37,280.
Source: HR Reported data as of May 30, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Laboratory Assistant I that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Laboratory Assistant I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 2017
Performs research activities and other tasks as necessary in a laboratory environment. Records observations and measurements and reports results. Responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, and maintaining cleanrooms and equipment. Assists with receipt and inspection of raw materials, and ordering and stocking of materials and equipment. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description